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by Meghann on June 11, 2010

Our mission to kayak was a success today!


Since there wasn’t enough kayaks for the whole family to kayak the other day we had to split it up. Yesterday my Dad, Josh, Kelly, and Anthony took the kayaks out. And today my Dad, Derek and myself took them for a spin.




We took the boats out for about an hour and a half. Which was more than enough time to get a nice arm work out in. Derek and I were DONE at the end. :)


When we made it back to the house I dug into a Clif Kids Twisted Fruit.


They were handing these out at my race last weekend. I really enjoyed it as a sweet treat. It reminded me of a twizzler only fruitier and juicier. :)


The pool was needed after the morning in the sun.

A beer was needed too.


It’s amazing how many beers 7 people go through in the course of an hour.


I blame Scooby…. I think he has a problem. ๐Ÿ˜‰


I had been planning my lunch since breakfast time. I knew exactly what I wanted and I couldn’t wait to created what I had been envisioning in my head all morning.


I started with an ‘eggs in a basket’ (or pita in this case) and topped it with avocado, cheese, and salsa in order to create an eggs in a basket pita of sorts.


It was DELICIOUS! If possible it was even better than I had imagined it would be. The eggs in a basket really made the perfect base for the spanish themed toppings. I would made this again in a heart beat!


On the side I had a handful of pretzels


And some amazing cherries.


For dessert I had the last half of a cupcake.


Now it’s time to enjoy my last afternoon on this island. This vacation has flown by way too quickly!

{ 19 comments… read them below or add one }

1 britchickruns June 11, 2010 at 2:08 pm

Kayaking! Wow, I’ve always wanted to try that – it looks so fun!! And such a good workout too ๐Ÿ˜€ I’m so envious of your wonderful holiday, you’ve done so much!


2 missyrayn June 11, 2010 at 2:12 pm

You Kayaking experience makes me excited for Kayaking next week with Hunni. We are doing it while on vacation.

I love when random thoughts for food workout.


3 Dori June 11, 2010 at 2:49 pm

Your Mexican egg lunch looks so great! I’m craving that now. Maddie is smiling in that picture — she is such a happy pup!!


4 Cate June 11, 2010 at 2:54 pm

I love kayaking!! It looks like you had a great place to enjoy it too! and thanks for the info on the Clif twist I have always wanted to try one and I think I might just have to after your description.
Your vacation looks like it has been lots of fun!


5 Melissa June 11, 2010 at 3:03 pm

yay for cherry season. I love your dogs! they have so much character.


6 Marissa June 11, 2010 at 3:38 pm

Kayaking is so much fun! And it really is a great arm workout and gets your heartrate up there! Glad you didn’t tip over, that happens to me a lot, especially with 2-person kayaks.


7 kaztronomic June 11, 2010 at 3:48 pm

That looks like so much fun! I hate it when vacations fly by too fast!


8 Faith June 11, 2010 at 4:30 pm

Kayaking is a blast! And that eggs-in-a-pita looks absolutely to die for with the avocado business goin’ on!


9 Marilou @ Mostly Healthy June 11, 2010 at 4:35 pm

I really enjoyed your vacation recaps :)

I want that pita thing yuo ate, looks so good!

I love kayaking ! Can’t wait to go!


10 allijag June 11, 2010 at 4:44 pm

Dont you say such crazy things about my Scooby – he’s PERFECT! :)


11 Kellie June 11, 2010 at 5:11 pm

I don’t know what type of Pitas you use, but I am hooked on the Ezekiel ones. They are so good.


12 Sarah June 11, 2010 at 6:06 pm

isn’t vacation just the best? I’m on a mini one in Chicago with my Aunt and I had a beer with lunch just because :-)


13 jennyinnewyork June 11, 2010 at 6:10 pm

Honey Moon is my new FAVORITE beer! Love how summery it is


14 Lisa @bakebikeblog June 11, 2010 at 7:25 pm

Yay for successful kayaking missions!! What fun!
and I LOVE the look of your lunch! Such a wonderful combination of flavours :)


15 Julie @ Pickley Pear June 11, 2010 at 8:19 pm

I’m so jealous of your vacation! So relaxing but fun in the sun and being adventurous!


16 Dynamics June 11, 2010 at 10:30 pm

Poor Maddie. She looks exhausted. I bet she had the time of her life and cannot wait to go home and sleep!


17 Emilyeatsclean June 11, 2010 at 11:40 pm

Looks like a fun day!


18 Jenn (Jenn's Menu and Lifestyle Blog) June 12, 2010 at 12:23 am

That egg pita looks delicious! YUM



19 Miranda @ MirandasJeans June 12, 2010 at 12:15 pm

That egg in a basket is beyond words delicious looking. I’ve enjoyed your vacation foods.


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